to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Games Designer was - in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Game Designer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 236
Permanent jobs requiring a Games Designer 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - - 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Scotland median annual salary - - £40,000
UK median annual salary £37,500 - £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5425 4916 6134
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.17% 95.98% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3474 3055 3946
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Games Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Games Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Games Designer in Scotland

Games Designer
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Games Designer in Scotland.

Salary trend for Games Designer in Scotland